Not Valid for Submission
V44.4 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with heavy transport vehicle or bus. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.
Specific Coding for Prsn brd/alit a car injured in collision w hv veh
Non-specific codes like V44.4 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for prsn brd/alit a car injured in collision w hv veh:
Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V44.4 in the External Cause of Injuries Index: